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Exploring Thailand’s Chanthaboon Riverside Community

Exploring Thailand’s Chanthaboon Riverside Community

As you roam the streets of Chanthaboon Riverside Community, it’s near impossible not to take pictures. Ancient gingerbread style buildings with European style verandas …
Nikkei Supper Club by The London Foodie & Stellenbosch Wines

Nikkei Supper Club by The London Foodie & Stellenbosch Wines

In early December, I’ll be sipping my way around South Africa’s gorgeous vineyards of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Wellington and Paarl, before kicking back in …
The OSL Travel Guide to West End Negril

The OSL Travel Guide to West End Negril

Where to Eat, Stay & Play in West End Negril If you’re planning some winter sun (or indeed pre-winter sun) or are simply curious …
A Little Note About This Travel Blog

A Little Note About This Travel Blog

So, this is where I say hello world and welcome to Oh So London – a Lifestyle, Food and Travel Blog where you will find all …

LONDON

Nikkei Supper Club by The London Foodie & Stellenbosch Wines

Nikkei Supper Club by The London Foodie & Stellenbosch Wines

In early December, I’ll be sipping my way around South Africa’s gorgeous vineyards of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Wellington and Paarl, before kicking back in …
A Side of Streatham I Didn’t Know About

A Side of Streatham I Didn’t Know About

Do you explore your local London neighbourhood enough? Until recently I thought I had. But I was WRONG. One Sunday, we decided to have a …
Review: A Bistro that cuts the Mustard

Review: A Bistro that cuts the Mustard

It’s not often I hang out in West London, and I could probably count on one hand, the number of times I’ve been …
Monday Inspiration with Philip Hammond, Designer Florist for The Dorchester & 45 Park Lane

Monday Inspiration with Philip Hammond, Designer Florist for The Dorchester & 45 Park Lane

This week’s Monday inspiration comes from Philip Hammond, the Designer Florist behind those gorgeous creations at The Dorchester and 45 Park Lane. From The Chelsea …

TRAVEL

Exploring Thailand’s Chanthaboon Riverside Community

Exploring Thailand’s Chanthaboon Riverside Community

As you roam the streets of Chanthaboon Riverside Community, it’s near impossible not to take pictures. Ancient gingerbread style buildings with European style verandas …
Reasons to take a holiday to Barbados

Reasons to take a holiday to Barbados

In Association with Thomas Cook Airlines Out of all the Caribbean islands, Barbados really does have it all. With paradise-like beaches, unique natural wonders, and …
The OSL Travel Guide to West End Negril

The OSL Travel Guide to West End Negril

Where to Eat, Stay & Play in West End Negril If you’re planning some winter sun (or indeed pre-winter sun) or are simply curious …
A Side of Streatham I Didn’t Know About

A Side of Streatham I Didn’t Know About

Do you explore your local London neighbourhood enough? Until recently I thought I had. But I was WRONG. One Sunday, we decided to have a …

CARIBBEAN TRAVEL

Reasons to take a holiday to Barbados

Reasons to take a holiday to Barbados

In Association with Thomas Cook Airlines Out of all the Caribbean islands, Barbados really does have it all. With paradise-like beaches, unique natural wonders, and …
The OSL Travel Guide to West End Negril

The OSL Travel Guide to West End Negril

Where to Eat, Stay & Play in West End Negril If you’re planning some winter sun (or indeed pre-winter sun) or are simply curious …
Floyd’s Pelican Bar: is this the coolest bar in the Caribbean?

Floyd’s Pelican Bar: is this the coolest bar in the Caribbean?

I’ve been to sky bars, subterranean bars, bars made from ice and even bars located in former public loos (well, they’re all around …
OSL Travel: A Stay at Marblue Villa Suites, Treasure Beach, Jamaica

OSL Travel: A Stay at Marblue Villa Suites, Treasure Beach, Jamaica

At the end of our Jamaica honeymoon, Mr C and I checked in to MarBlue, a small set guesthouse in Treasure Beach. After an incredibly …

FOOD & DRINK

Nikkei Supper Club by The London Foodie & Stellenbosch Wines

Nikkei Supper Club by The London Foodie & Stellenbosch Wines

In early December, I’ll be sipping my way around South Africa’s gorgeous vineyards of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Wellington and Paarl, before kicking back in …
Carnival Time: 5 Must-try Caribbean Eats in London

Carnival Time: 5 Must-try Caribbean Eats in London

It’s Notting Hill Carnival time! The time of year when we parade the streets of West London, dance to calypso and reggae, and tuck …
Cabbages & Roses Afternoon Tea at The Montagu

Cabbages & Roses Afternoon Tea at The Montagu

There’s nothing more quintessentially English than holding an afternoon tea party. Especially if you are in a hotel named after Winston Churchill. I was …
Review: A Bistro that cuts the Mustard

Review: A Bistro that cuts the Mustard

It’s not often I hang out in West London, and I could probably count on one hand, the number of times I’ve been …

REVIEWS

The Oriental Essence Massage at The Mandarin Oriental

The Oriental Essence Massage at The Mandarin Oriental

The Mandarin Oriental Spa: A Haven in Knightsbridge, London If you’re a Condé Nast Traveller reader and you have a copy of the October …
Passion Planner: A simple way to achieve your life goals

Passion Planner: A simple way to achieve your life goals

Passion Planner: Freelancers, this could change your life Being a freelancer is hard. Sorry, I correct myself, it’s bl**dy hard. Especially when you …
Cabbages & Roses Afternoon Tea at The Montagu

Cabbages & Roses Afternoon Tea at The Montagu

There’s nothing more quintessentially English than holding an afternoon tea party. Especially if you are in a hotel named after Winston Churchill. I was …
Review: A Bistro that cuts the Mustard

Review: A Bistro that cuts the Mustard

It’s not often I hang out in West London, and I could probably count on one hand, the number of times I’ve been …

HOTELS

Hotel Review: The Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort

Hotel Review: The Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort

Before I visited Thailand and Cambodia, I had this idea of Bangkok being a mad, chaotic place with an oversaturation of high-rise buildings and barely …
A Five-Star Stay @ The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

A Five-Star Stay @ The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

The Royal Crescent Hotel is a luxury boutique hotel and Grade I listed townhouse in Bath and is part of the Royal Crescent – a famous …
OSL Travel: The Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar

OSL Travel: The Four Seasons Hotel Doha, Qatar

A visit to the Four Seasons Hotel Doha proves that luxury and seamless service still reign at this plush hotel group… The last – and only – …
The Eagle Eye Cocktail at GONG, Shangri-La

The Eagle Eye Cocktail at GONG, Shangri-La

This week I was invited to GŎNG, at the Shangri-La, London, to sample a special cocktail called The Eagle Eye. The story behind this …

WEDDING & HONEYMOON TRAVEL

OSL Travel: A Stay at Marblue Villa Suites, Treasure Beach, Jamaica

OSL Travel: A Stay at Marblue Villa Suites, Treasure Beach, Jamaica

At the end of our Jamaica honeymoon, Mr C and I checked in to MarBlue, a small set guesthouse in Treasure Beach. After an incredibly …
Weddingmoon Bliss at The Rockhouse Hotel, Negril

Weddingmoon Bliss at The Rockhouse Hotel, Negril

When we booked to stay at The Rockhouse ahead of our wedding in Jamaica, I knew it was going to be special. This luxury boutique …
11 things to do in Costa Navarino, Greece

11 things to do in Costa Navarino, Greece

Costa Navarino – The Highlights One of my most dreamy recent travel experiences was to The Romanos Resort at Costa Navarino, an eco-luxury hotel in Greece, …
The World’s Best Honeymoon Boutique Hotels

The World’s Best Honeymoon Boutique Hotels

The Boutique Hotel Awards has just awarded six boutique hotels, for excelling in romantic honeymoon travel. With literally hundreds of thousands of dreamy retreats existing …

PEOPLE

Monday Inspiration with Philip Hammond, Designer Florist for The Dorchester & 45 Park Lane

Monday Inspiration with Philip Hammond, Designer Florist for The Dorchester & 45 Park Lane

This week’s Monday inspiration comes from Philip Hammond, the Designer Florist behind those gorgeous creations at The Dorchester and 45 Park Lane. From The Chelsea …
Beautiful blooms by Jeff Leatham at Four Seasons George V Paris

Beautiful blooms by Jeff Leatham at Four Seasons George V Paris

Jeff Leatham has designed the floral decorations for luxury brands such as Alexander McQueen and Bulgari. His clients include Oprah Winfrey and the Kardashians and …
Q&A with Claire & Charlotte of Enrica Rocca London

Q&A with Claire & Charlotte of Enrica Rocca London

This week, I’d love to introduce you to Claire and Charlotte Chapuis from the Enrica Rocca Cookery School. (You can read my review of …
Q&A with eco wedding dress designer Sanyukta Shrestha

Q&A with eco wedding dress designer Sanyukta Shrestha

Whether or not you see yourself as an eco-bride, I would love to tell you about the incredible designer behind my eco wedding dress. Sanyukta …

BLOGGING

A Little Note About This Travel Blog

A Little Note About This Travel Blog

So, this is where I say hello world and welcome to Oh So London – a Lifestyle, Food and Travel Blog where you will find all …
Guest Blogger Q&A: Angie, SilverSpoon London Blog

Guest Blogger Q&A: Angie, SilverSpoon London Blog

Today’s post for the OSL Guest Blogger Series comes from Angie – founder and editor of Silverspoon London. Here, Angie tells us about how she …
OSL Guest Blogger Series Q&A: Jess, Eating East Blog

OSL Guest Blogger Series Q&A: Jess, Eating East Blog

It’s Monday morning, which means it’s time for the second week of the OSL Guest Blogger Series. For this series, I’m focusing …
Guest Blogger Q&A: Natalie De Luca, South London Blog

Guest Blogger Q&A: Natalie De Luca, South London Blog

Natalie De Luca of South London Blog tells us about her blogging life Today, I’d love to introduce you to Natalie De Luca, the …